Putin’s dreams of glory versus the reality for the Russian people

What Putin has embarked on is impossible to comprehend from any vantage point. It seems that he’s been fuming at his lessened sphere of influence ever since NATO allowed many more countries into their defense fold, right at Russia’s border, including countries that were once part of the Soviet Union.  According to several analyses, he […]

Putin’s dreams of glory versus the reality for the Russian people

This columnist writes about how Putin wants to recreate the empire equivalent to the days of the Soviet Union and the realities of the population who had lived through this difficult period. This can be compared to other dictatorships of the past and present. A sign that everyone should be aware of regarding the future of Russia, Ukraine and the rest of Europe and beyond.